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Olympians join Indigenous runners in 'deadly' lap of Uluru

Olympians join Indigenous runners in 'deadly' lap of Uluru

15 June 2018

A team of ten Australian Olympians will join more than 150 Indigenous runners from across Australia this weekend for a fun run and relay around the base of Uluru

World Cup glory for Belcher and Ryan

World Cup glory for Belcher and Ryan

12 June 2018

Mat Belcher and Will Ryan have added another win to their remarkable record, closing out the World Cup Series Final with authority overnight.

Australia crowned 2018 Sevens World Series Champions

Australia crowned 2018 Sevens World Series Champions

11 June 2018

The second-place finish in Paris, has ensured that Australia has won the overall battle for the Series Championship on 92 points. In a photo finish over five tournaments, New Zealand fell short on 90 points with France in third on 68 points

AOC congratulates Dawn Fraser and Olympians named in Queens Birthday Honours

AOC congratulates Dawn Fraser and Olympians named in Queens Birthday Honours

11 June 2018

The Australian Olympic Committee has congratulated Olympic swimming great Dawn Fraser who has been awarded a Companion of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced today.

First athletes selected for Buenos Aires 2018

First athletes selected for Buenos Aires 2018

6 June 2018

The AOC has today announced the selection of the first members of the Australian Team for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

Australian Canoe Sprint World Champs team selected

Australian Canoe Sprint World Champs team selected

5 June 2018

The women’s K4 500m of Rio Olympians Alyce Burnett (QLD), Alyssa Bull (QLD), London Olympian Jo Brigden-Jones (NSW) and Jaime Roberts (WA) have been selected to represent Australia at the 2018 ICF Sprint World Championships

Sports confirmed for Buenos Aires 2018

Sports confirmed for Buenos Aires 2018

5 June 2018

The AOC has confirmed the 27 sports that will feature Australian athletes at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG).

VALE Ray Weinberg

VALE Ray Weinberg

31 May 2018

The Australian Olympic Committee is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of dual Olympian and Olympic official Raymond ‘Ray’ Weinberg, aged 91.

Regional Victorian students inspired by nation’s top athletes

Regional Victorian students inspired by nation’s top athletes

31 May 2018

To be coached by an Olympian is something any aspiring athlete might dream of, but that dream recently became a reality for over 300 primary students from regional Victoria.

Gold Coast heroes impress at Australian Gymnastics Champs

Gold Coast heroes impress at Australian Gymnastics Champs

28 May 2018

Australia’s gymnastics heroes from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games returned to their medal-winning best in Melbourne yesterday, when the Artistic Gymnastics component of the 2018 Australian Gymnastics Championships wrapped up at Hisense Arena.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Olympic Day 2018

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.